Mumbai. Film industry superstar Rajinikanth has been awarded many awards and honors in his career. At the same time, there is news of him getting a bigger honor. Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar has made such an announcement on Saturday, after which Rajinikanth’s fans will jump with joy after listening. Prakash Javadekar has announced that actor Rajinikanth will be honored with a special Golden Jubilee Award at the International Film Festival of India, the 50th Indian International Film Festival (IFFI). Apart from Rajinikanth, many more celebrities will also be honored at the IFFI. The grand event of the 50th Indian International Film Festival will be held in Goa from November 20 to 28, which will screen around 250 films from abroad. The actor
Rajinikanth will be honored for his contribution to the film world, besides a famous friend actress is also going to get a big award. Prakash Javadekar has also announced the conferment of lifetime achievement award to noted French actress Izabel Huppert at the event.
In recognition of his outstanding contribution to Indian cinema, during the past several decades, I am happy to announce that the award for the ICON OF GOLDEN JUBILEE OF
# IFFI2019 is being conferred on cine star Shri S Rajnikant.
Prakash Javadekar said that fifty films of fifty women filmmakers will be screened in the golden jubilee year of the festival, underlining the contribution of women in the field of cinema. At the same time, the special thing is that this year Russia will be the partner country of this festival. Amitabh Bachchan will also be an important part of this film festival. Some films of actor Amitabh Bachchan, selected for Dada Saheb Phalke Award, will also be screened at IFFI.
I thank the government of India for this prestigious honor bestowed upon me on the golden jubilee of the International film festival of India 🙏🏻 # IFFI2019
– Rajinikanth (@rajinikanth) November 2, 2019
At the same time, Rajinikanth has thanked the Government of India on Twitter after the announcement of this honor. Rajinikanth wrote in a Twitter post- ‘I thank the Government of India for announcing me to the Golden Jubilee hosted at the Indian International Film Festival’. Rajinikanth has shared a hands-on emoji with this post. On the other hand, for Rajinikanth’s fans, this is also news of happiness.